NCAA Division I Wrestling Finals Predictions

The finals of the NCAA Division I wrestling tournament take place tonight at 8:00 pm on ESPN. The following is the Wrestler Pythagorean Expectation (WPE) for each finals match. For this prediction only scores from the earlier rounds of the NCAA tournament were used. You can read more about WPE in the glossary.

125
No. 4 Thomas Gilman, Iowa (93.95) vs. No. 3 Nico Megaludis, Penn State (93.45)

133
No. 1 Nahshon Garrett, Cornell (99.56) vs. No. 2 Cory Clark, Iowa (95.09)

141
No. 1 Dean Heil, Oklahoma State (90.00) vs. No. 14 Bryce Meredith, Wyoming (86.97)

149
No. 1 Zain Retherford, Penn State (99.18) vs. No. 2 Brandon Sorensen, Iowa (91.74)

157
No. 1 Isaiah Martinez, Illinois (93.08) vs. No. 3 Jason Nolf, Penn State (94.43)

165
No. 1 Alex Dieringer, Oklahoma State (97.39) vs. No. 2 Isaac Jordan, Wisconsin (93.70)

174
No. 1 Bo Nickal, Penn State (91.46) vs. No. 11 Myles Martin, Ohio State (90.00)

184
No. 1 Gabe Dean, Cornell (94.41) vs. No. 7 T.J. Dudley, Nebraska (86.52)

197
No. 1 Morgan McIntosh, Penn State (96.31) vs. No. 2 J’den Cox, Missouri (99.39)

285
No. 1 Nick Gwiazdowski, NC State (97.42) vs. No. 2 Kyle Snyder, Ohio State (91.05)